Meal Plan Options

PlanAnnual CostFall Term CostWinter/Spring Term CostMeals per Week*
Continuous Dining $6,310 - - Unlimited
20 Meal $5,665 $2,549 $3,116 20
15 Meal $4,825 $2,171 $2,654 15
10 Meal $3,620 $1,629 $1,991 10
7 Meal $2,785 $1,253 $1,532 7
2 Meal $1,055 $475 $580 2


*All meal plans include $225 per term in Dining Dollars. Dining Dollars do not carry over from term to term.

First-Year Students

Continuous Dining meals must be redeemed at the Marketplace while open. Meals may be redeemed at Café 77 and UDH Food Side after the Marketplace closes.

Sorority Plans

Sorority members (including Delta Society) living in the sorority house are automatically assigned and required to maintain the Continuous Dining plan. Sorority members not living in the sorority house are automatically assigned the 10 meal plan, but may opt to the 7 meal plan if desired. For all sorority meal plans, 1 meal per week is reserved for chapter dinner at the house.

Upper Division Students in University Housing Plans

All students living in university-owned housing, including fraternity houses, theme houses, Woods Creek, Upper Division Village, etc., will be assigned a 7 meals per week plan. This assignment may be reduced to a 2 meal plan using the Meal Plan Enrollment/Change form.


In extreme circumstances, such as medical necessity, allergy, or religious observance, the Director of Dining may review and recommend a different meal plan assignment on a case-by-case basis. This review may be initiated via the Meal Plan Enrollment/Change form.

Spring Option

Students who choose Spring Option for Washington and Lee's Spring Term are not eligible to participate in meal plans during Spring Term. Those students are eligible for a pro-rated refund and may initiate this process by emailing